Rita Dove, “American Smooth” from American Smooth. Copyright © 2004 by Rita Dove. Reprinted by permission of W. W. Norton & Company, Inc.
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Poet Rita Dove b. 1952
POET’S REGION U.S., Mid-Atlantic
Poetic Terms Free Verse
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